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. it was very tragic. >> reporter: welcome back, everybody. you're watching our special coverage of the sandy hook elementary school shooting that happened 90 minutes north of new york city. i want to update you on the very latest we know. a couple things we are waiting for, we are expecting a press conference from law enforcement. they have been doing them regularly. they are now 90 minutes delayed or so on that. we are waiting to hear the very latest inside that scene because they have obviously closed down that scene. and it's being treated as a crime scene. they have been trying to process the crime scene as the last thing they have told us. we are waiting on the update of that. it is 20 children between the ages of 5 and 10 killed in this terrible tragedy as well as six adults at the school. including the school's principal and sky psychologist. the suspect is 20-year-old adam lanza. sources say he was armed with three guns, wore fatigues and had a military vest on. he got the guns from his mother. all five guns were registered to her. and she was found dead in her home not far from wher
their laws. >> very quickly. in 1996, children as young as those who were slaughtered in sandy hook elementary school were gunned down in scotland. it was covered all over the world. >> that's right. >> including here in the united states. >> we said, look, other countries have gun violence. t t too. it was very rare to see gun violence in another country. >> very rare. they backed that up by fines, by prison terms and lo and behold, the gun crime violence did not go down in the initial one or two years afterwards. but by the time of 2002 until 2011 or 12, gun violence in the uk has plummeted by 44%. you simply cannot argue with facts and statistics like that. in australia, a massacre in 1996, inleapt into action. and in a consensus, they instituted a ban on the sale, import, ownership of semi automatics, what's known as assault rifles and pistols and again the gun crime plummeted like a stone. and harvard university did a really important study. they looked at massacres in the 18 years before the new laws. there were 13. 102 people were killed. after the new laws in australia, not
today. >>> hiring picked up last month despite the wrath of superstorm sandy. let's dig inside these numbers. can you see that 40% of the unploimd employed have within out of work for six months or longer, something we need to fix and something else we need to fix, the underemployment rate, 14.4%. those are people who are out of work or working part time and would like to be working full time. again, another number we have to fix. i want to show you where the jobs, are pretty important to look at. 53 retail jobs added, likely holiday hiring, no question, but some of these will be temporary jobs and not all of them are paying benefits or full-time. looking further, can you see professional and business services, 43,000 jobs created there. the government pointing out computer system analyst and related industries very, very strong job growth there. another reason why stem pays. this is the trend because we always look at these numbers in, you know, context for where we've been. the recession, millions of jobs lost and here is what we've been doing month after month, putting toget
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